Wilton, Iowa Population 2021

2,800
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Wilton is a city located in Muscatine County Iowa. With a 2020 population of 2,800, it is the 121st largest city in Iowa and the 6458th largest city in the United States . Wilton is currently declining at a rate of -0.43% annually and its population has decreased by -0.07% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,802 in 2010. Wilton reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 2 miles, Wilton has a population density of 1,361 people per square mile.

The average household income in Wilton is $75,522 with a poverty rate of 1.99%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $687 per month, and the median house value is $121,000. The median age in Wilton is 40.5 years, 37.6 years for males, and 42.2 years for females.

Wilton Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Wiltonwas:

  • White: 96.48%
  • Other race: 1.37%
  • Native American: 1.20%
  • Two or more races: 0.74%
  • Black or African American: 0.21%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Wilton, Iowa is 2,800 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,824.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,802.

Wilton, Iowa Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,74396.48%
Some Other Race391.37%
American Indian and Alaska Native341.20%
Two or More Races210.74%
Black or African American60.21%
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Wilton Population by Race

Wilton Population Pyramid $2021

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Wilton Median Age

40.5


Total

37.6


Male

42.2


Female

Wilton Adults

There are 2,215 adults, (475 of whom are seniors) in Wilton.

Wilton Age Dependency

63.4

Age Dependency Ratio

27.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Wilton Sex Ratio

Female

1,344

47.27%

Male

1,499

52.73%

Wilton Population by Age

Wilton Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Wilton Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male42.3%57.7%
Female44.2%55.8%
Non Family60.6%39.4%
All75.2%24.8%
Married89.9%10.1%

75.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Wilton Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,2012.3475.2
Married6832.989.9
Non Family3711.0860.6
Female952.8144.2
Male523.1942.3

2.81

Average Family Size

2.34

Average Household Size

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Wilton Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%
9th to 12th Grade1055.44%
High School Graduate71236.87%
Some College39220.30%
Associates Degree24412.64%
Bachelors Degree34717.97%
Graduate Degree1316.78%
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Wilton Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Wilton Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,8601,761478
Native American3434
Hispanic2020
Other Race2020
2+ Races1111
Black6

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 25.70%.

Wilton Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$43,278$50,694$35,915
Less Than 9th Grade$29,583$35,662$
High School Graduate$31,648$36,250$31,477
Some College$45,227$53,750$31,902
Bachelors Degree$52,928$74,740$43,750
Graduate Degree$63,272$$64,228

$43,278

Average Earnings

$50,694

Average Male

$35,915

Average Female

Wilton Earnings by Educational Attainment

Wilton Language by Age

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Wilton Language

97.63% of Wilton residents speak only English, while 2.37% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.18% of the population.

Wilton Language

Wilton Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,685471.75%
Hispanic68913.24%

1.99%

Overall Poverty Rate

1.70%

Male Poverty Rate

2.31%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wilton

The race most likely to be in poverty in Wilton is Hispanic, with 13.24% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wilton is White, with 1.75% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.03%. Among those working part-time, it was 6.63%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 1.82%.

Wilton Poverty

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Name Poverty
Some College1.26%
Bachelors or Greater1.26%
High School0.44%
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%

Wilton Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Employed3.75%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed2.08%

Wilton Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Wilton Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$52,538$75,522
Families$66,625$88,817
Married Families$74,526-
Non Families$39,519$40,940
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Income by Household Type

Wilton Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

61.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.7%

Male Marriage Rate

65.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Wilton Married by Age and Sex

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Wilton Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Wilton Marital Status by Race

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Wilton Marital Status

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310

Number of Veterans

291

Male Veterans

19

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam161
First Gulf War47
Second Gulf War47
World War II13
Korea

Wilton Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74127
35 to 5481
55 to 6476
75+16
18 to 3410

Wilton Veterans by Age

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Wilton Veterans by Race

Wilton Veterans by Education

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1.94%

Veteran Poverty Rate

13.55%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wilton Veterans by Education

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68.3%

Labor Force Participation

68.1%

Employment Rate

0.3%

Unemployment Rate

Wilton Employment by Age

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Wilton Employment by Race

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Wilton Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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79.85%

Born in Wilton

98.21%

Native Born

1.79%

Foreign Born

0.46%

Non Citizen

1.34%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.21% of Wilton residents were born in the United States, with 79.85% having been born in Iowa. 0.46% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Wilton Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20212,800-12-0.43%
20202,812-12-0.42%
20192,824-12-0.42%
20182,836-5-0.18%
20172,84110.04%
20162,84010.04%
20152,839401.43%
20142,799-4-0.14%
20132,80380.29%
20122,79550.18%
20112,790-2-0.07%
20102,792-37-0.13%
20002,8292520.94%
19902,577750.30%
19802,5020.00%

Wilton Population by Year